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2012-09-16 23:04:12

HRDQ, a leading developer of soft-skills management development training, announced today the release of Personality Style at Work: The Secret to Working with (Almost) Anyone, the new people skills book that was named a Best Career Book of 2012 by The Wall Street Journal´s FINS Finance. (PRWEB) September 15, 2012 HRDQ, a leading developer of soft-skills management development training, announced today the release of Personality Style at Work: The Secret to Working with (Almost) Anyone,...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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